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From the Garden: Looks aren't everything - consider growing celeriac in this year's veg patch
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# Column

From the Garden: Looks aren't everything - consider growing celeriac in this year's veg patch

Jan 4th 2020, 1:00 PM 9,719 Views 6 Comments

It is a delicious vegetable included in mashed potato or even grated raw.

From the Garden: Growing tired of leftover turkey? Put it in a pie
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# Column

From the Garden: Growing tired of leftover turkey? Put it in a pie

Dec 28th 2019, 12:45 PM 13,570 Views 8 Comments

It’s time to start thinking about next year’s garden as 2020 creeps ever-closer.

From the Garden: Get over your squeamishness - manure is gold dust for your veg patch
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From the Garden: Get over your squeamishness - manure is gold dust for your veg patch

Dec 21st 2019, 2:00 PM 10,697 Views 9 Comments

In other news, here’s a recipe for some creamy Brussels sprouts to posh up your Christmas dinner.

From the Garden: Making the most of polytunnel growing this winter
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# GIY

From the Garden: Making the most of polytunnel growing this winter

Nov 16th 2019, 1:00 PM 24,397 Views 1 Comment

I feel blessed to have so much delicious, nutritious food to hand, writes Michael Kelly.

From the Garden: Food could be the biggest asset of all if climate change worsens
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# GIY

From the Garden: Food could be the biggest asset of all if climate change worsens

Nov 9th 2019, 1:00 PM 13,297 Views 14 Comments

Growing your own food could be even more important in the future, writes Michael Kelly.

From the Garden: Using celeriac in more than just mashed potatoes
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# GIY

From the Garden: Using celeriac in more than just mashed potatoes

Nov 2nd 2019, 1:00 PM 14,711 Views 3 Comments

As Winter begins, there’s no better time to pickle some chilis or cook with more root vegetables, writes Michael Kelly.

From the Garden: Using seaweed to compost at home before winter hibernation
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# GIY

From the Garden: Using seaweed to compost at home before winter hibernation

Oct 12th 2019, 1:00 PM 18,435 Views 5 Comments

Roasting root vegetables has become a staple in our house, writes Michael Kelly.

From the Garden: Harvesting, storing and pickling fresh pears this season
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# GIY

From the Garden: Harvesting, storing and pickling fresh pears this season

Oct 5th 2019, 1:00 PM 9,709 Views 2 Comments

It’s difficult to tell when pears are ripe but there is a knack to it, writes Michael Kelly.

From the Garden: Storing, drying and stewing a large harvest of apples this season
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# Grow It Yourself

From the Garden: Storing, drying and stewing a large harvest of apples this season

Sep 28th 2019, 1:00 PM 15,246 Views 4 Comments

Having your own fruit trees is both a joy and a challenge.

From the Garden: Salvaging the last beets of the season and putting them in a kraut
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From the Garden: Salvaging the last beets of the season and putting them in a kraut

Sep 7th 2019, 1:00 PM 7,268 Views 3 Comments

Anyone growing beets will be preparing them for harvest next month.

From the Garden: What to do when you have an abundance of vegetables
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# GIY

From the Garden: What to do when you have an abundance of vegetables

Aug 17th 2019, 1:00 PM 13,168 Views 7 Comments

Large amounts of veg can be used up and kept for later in many ways.

From the Garden: How to upgrade your composting system
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# GIY

From the Garden: How to upgrade your composting system

Aug 10th 2019, 1:00 PM 21,810 Views 12 Comments

A delicious courgette salad recipe and some top compost tips.

From the Garden: Braiding garlic and pulling onions with the kids
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# GIY

From the Garden: Braiding garlic and pulling onions with the kids

Aug 3rd 2019, 1:00 PM 17,019 Views 4 Comments

This week is all about the alliums and making a spicy tomato salad.

From the Garden: If your garden is blooming, it can sometimes be difficult to know what to cook
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# Michael Kelly

From the Garden: If your garden is blooming, it can sometimes be difficult to know what to cook

Jul 20th 2019, 1:00 PM 10,734 Views 7 Comments

Too much cauliflower? There is a recipe for that, writes Michael Kelly.

From the Garden: Some notes on immature onions and homemade ratatouille
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From the Garden: Some notes on immature onions and homemade ratatouille

Jul 13th 2019, 1:00 PM 11,817 Views 6 Comments

Immature onions and homemade ratatouille are the focus from the garden this week, writes Michael Kelly.

From the garden: 'It's ridiculous we spend money on vitamin C when blackberries rot in ditches all over Ireland'
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From the garden: 'It's ridiculous we spend money on vitamin C when blackberries rot in ditches all over Ireland'

Oct 6th 2018, 9:00 AM 26,717 Views 22 Comments

This week, Michael Kelly has a recipe for blackberry crumble that’ll get some great vitamin C into your system.

When was the last time you had an Irish apple? 95% of ones we eat are imported
# How Do You Like Them
# How Do You Like Them

When was the last time you had an Irish apple? 95% of ones we eat are imported

Sep 16th 2017, 12:30 PM 9,952 Views 56 Comments

We have been conditioned to believe that there are just handfuls of apple varieties but, in fact, we have hundreds of native varieties in Ireland alone, writes Michael Kelly.

'Father Ted taught the Catholic Church how to laugh at itself'
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# Perception

'Father Ted taught the Catholic Church how to laugh at itself'

Apr 19th 2015, 9:00 PM 19,594 Views 40 Comments

But just how much of an impact did it have on the public?

Why this man is building a million euro centre for homegrown food in Waterford
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# Earth Mover

Why this man is building a million euro centre for homegrown food in Waterford

Apr 12th 2015, 10:15 AM 27,928 Views 24 Comments

There is too much “food apathy” out there – but Michael Kelly wants to change that.

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday
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# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Oct 9th 2013, 11:19 PM 13,053 Views 8 Comments

Everybody’s talking about Savita, arrests in connection with a murder, and a cash-in-transit robbery.

Two arrested over fatal shooting at Luas tracks
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# Michael Kelly

Two arrested over fatal shooting at Luas tracks

Oct 9th 2013, 2:10 PM 16,360 Views 15 Comments

Michael Kelly was shot dead at the ‘Dry Canal’ as two trams were passing on 15 July.

Luas passengers who may have witnessed gangland killing asked to contact gardaí
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# Michael Kelly

Luas passengers who may have witnessed gangland killing asked to contact gardaí

Aug 6th 2013, 5:16 PM 12,170 Views 25 Comments

Two Luas trams were passing the scene when 27-year-old Michael Kelly was gunned down at the Grand Canal last month.

Man questioned over Michael Kelly murder is released
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# Dublin 8

Man questioned over Michael Kelly murder is released

Aug 3rd 2013, 5:05 PM 4,839 Views 2 Comments

There have been four previous arrests in connection with the killing, which happened close to the Luas line in Dublin 8 last month.

Four arrested in connection with murder of Michael Kelly in Dublin
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# Murder

Four arrested in connection with murder of Michael Kelly in Dublin

Jul 23rd 2013, 6:19 PM 7,753 Views 9 Comments

The 27-year-old was shot at Grand Canal Place on 15 July.

Company hopes to make doing good deeds that little bit sweeter
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# What A Smoothie

Company hopes to make doing good deeds that little bit sweeter

Jan 8th 2013, 4:11 PM 9,895 Views 8 Comments

Customers who visit the pop-up headquaters of smoothie company ‘Innocent’ will get a free smoothie in return for pledging to do something good in 2013.

Ryan brother charged over Michael Kelly shooting
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# Murder

Ryan brother charged over Michael Kelly shooting

Sep 21st 2012, 2:34 PM 16,924 Views 0 Comments

Vincent Ryan appeared before the Special Criminal Court today.

Catholic church preparing for priestless parishes
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# Priestless Parishes

Catholic church preparing for priestless parishes

Aug 23rd 2012, 9:18 AM 9,107 Views 82 Comments

The Irish Catholic newspaper has reported that Catholic bishops are drawing up radical new plans for laypeople-led Sunday services.

Irish priest returns home in middle of US sexual abuse trial
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# Fled

Irish priest returns home in middle of US sexual abuse trial

Apr 18th 2012, 2:28 PM 5,446 Views 50 Comments

Fr Michael Kelly was due to give testimony yesterday afternoon but has instead returned home to Ireland.

The Daily Fix: Thursday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Sep 15th 2011, 8:07 PM 1,782 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s fix: One TD believes that Senator David Norris is an “active candidate” again; local residents worry about the size of the new children’s hospital and we check out what the rugby boys are doing down in NZ.